"Humble" is also nominated for the Best Choreography award, which we can't imagine going to anyone but Kanye West for "Fade", which Teyana Taylor murdered with her almost four-minute badass dance scene. "It's ridiculous in a lot of ways, high-school gossip amplified to feed the public's hunger for drama", the Guardian's Maura Johnston wrote. The whole thing will be shown live on MTV in two day's time.
Leading the pack of nominees is Kendrick Lamar, up for eight awards including artist and video of the year, plus best cinematography, art direction and visual effects.
A number of big names will be taking to the stage to perform this year. She'll also be performing during the show. This year's lineup is an impressive power-punch of talent, with performances by Kendrick Lamar, Fifth Harmony, Miley Cyrus, Lorde, The Weeknd, Ed Sheeran, Thirty Seconds to Mars, Shawn Mendes and a special collaboration between DNCE and Rod Stewart. They've recently ditched separating categories by gender at both the Movie & TV Awards and now the VMAs, and there are now categories devoted to achievements in activism. First, we see a slow-motion auto crash.
MTV has also added a new category this year - best fight against the system - for videos advocating for social justice. The music video "Stand Up / Stand N Rock #NoDAPL" was recorded by Taboo of Black Eyed Peas and "Magnificent Seven" Native American artists from different tribes, including Zack "Doc" Battiest, Spencer Battiest, Emcee One, Drezus, PJ Vegas, SupaMan, Natalia Aka "My Verse".
Pentagon spokesman Lt. Col. Paul Haverstickconfirmed the news to CNN, saying: "MTV has requested service member participation for this year's VMAs".
The US president caused outrage and offence in July when he abruptly tweeted that transgender people could no longer serve in the military. Department of Defense officials are reviewing the request.
The 2017 "VMAs" will be broadcast live from the "Fabulous" Forum in Inglewood, California on Sunday, August 27th at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT.
But Barela said some were still reluctant to impress upon the president the trade agreement's importance to the state's economy. U.S.ag exports to Canada and Mexico totaled just $8.9 billion in 1993, the year before NAFTA was implemented, Shawcroft said.
Whereas Hato swept through the region, local media broadcast images of cars submerged and people trying to swim in the street. It has never happened before in Macau or Hong Kong and is not without an element of humiliation for Macau officials.
Due to stone pelting by Dera followers many media personnel have been injured and they tried to attack police with harsh weapons. Gurmeet Ram Rahim supporters set a train on fire at Anand Vihar Station in New Delhi .
And he predicted talks to renegotiate NAFTA would fail. "If I didn't have social media, I wouldn't be able to get the word out". He says previous presidents have displayed strong personalities while remaining stable leaders.
On Wednesday, Sanchez hit another home run and had three RBIs in New York's blowout win of 10-2 over the Tigers . The way NY is hitting the ball I am tempted to go with the over with Detroit also hitting left handers well...
Search and rescue efforts are underway for a missing US service member in the wake of the latest USA military accident. Yemen is also home to what the US considers the most risky branch of the al-Qaida terror network.
Shinawatra's lawyer, Norawit Lalaeng, said he did not know where she stayed or was being treated, the Bangkoj Post reported. Asked if Ms Yingluck was still in the country, Gen Prayut said, "There is no such report..." "She did her best for us".
Shares fell by up to 32%, as more expensive phones and a lack of new, hot products deterred Brits from upgrading handsets. The weakness of sterling since last year's Brexit vote has pushed the price of new handsets up by as much as a fifth.